Middle East Economic Survey


No 8



Dana Gas Announces Second Discovery In The Onshore Nile Delta In 2009

Dana Gas has notched up its second gas discovery in Egypts onshore Nile Delta in just over a month, and its fourth since October last year. The Sharjah-based firm announced on 16 February that its Western Manzala-2 well was drilled to total depth of 1,510ms on the Haggag prospect, and encountered 13ms of net gas pay in two separate, good quality sandstone zones. The...